\hˈʊd], \hˈʊd], \h_ˈʊ_d]\
Definitions of HOOD
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
A covering for the head and shoulders, attached to a cloak or a monk's frock at the back of the collar; a covering drawn upon the head and wrapping round it, leaving the face only exposed; a covering for a hawk's head; an ornamental fold which hangs down the back of a graduate to mark his degree; in bot., a concave petal resembling a monk's hood.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Anglo-Saxon, Danish] A covering for the head, or for the head and shoulders;â€”a monk's cowl;â€”a covering for a hawk's head used in falconry;â€”a coloured fold in a graduate's gown designating his college and degree,â€”the cover of a pump;â€”the top or head of a carriage;â€”a chimney top, often movable on a pivot.
In composition, denotes quality, character, as knighthood, childhood. Sometimes it is taken collectively, as brotherhood, a confraternity.
By Thomas Sheridan